MS06-002: Vulnerability in Embedded Web Fonts Could Allow Remote Code Execution (908519)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host by sending a
malformed file to a victim.

Description :

The remote version of Microsoft Windows contains a flaw in the
Embedded Web Font engine. An attacker could execute arbitrary code on
the remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a
victim to visit this web page or by sending a malicious font file.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 20389 ()

Bugtraq ID: 16194

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0010